Monday, May 7, 2012

Storymaker Magic

So having a blast at the LDStorymakers Conference was easy— 

Leaving was hard. 
Only one other car on the parking level when I left.

Taking the elevator IN from the parking palace—exhilerating.

Riding it OUT—excruciating.

Makes me think of Amber Argyle's captivating class when she said a flaw in the magic could be good and bad. The magic of that elevator lost its coolness when it ushered me away from friendly agents & editors, fascinating presentations, and amazing writer friends.

But you know what I think?—if life hands you a flaw in the magic, 

(Take a guess at what brilliant thing I was saying right there. 
Hey, I was tired!)


Leslie said...

I felt the same way! Especially since I live so far away. I'm hoping I can make it back to Utah for one more conference this year though not only to learn even more but see all you great new friends I found!

Tasha Seegmiller said...

It was so great to meet up with you again! Hopefully I get to see you again soon.

Small Town Shelly Brown said...

It was so fun to see you Brenda. You, lady, are one of my heros :)

Danica said...

You must have really enjoyed it there. I love the atmosphere at conventions like those. I hate leaving too.

Ruth Josse said...

I LOVE hanging out with you, Brenda! What a fun coupla days!

Liesel K Hill said...

Great post and pics, Brenda! Sorry I missed it! Realized I wasn't following you this morning so decided to remedy that! I'm at and if you want to follow back. Hope to see you at AW this month! Luv ya! :D